The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week

This is the fifteenth installment in our weekly fact-check series “The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week.” For last week’s installment, see here. By now, most of you already know the background behind this series, why we do it, and the social media meta discussion involved – so I’ll skip the lengthy intro I’ve […]

The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week

This is the seventh installment in our weekly fact-check series “The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week.” For last week’s article, see here. The other remaining articles are linked at the bottom of this page. For those of you who are seeing this for the first time, the idea behind the countdown is to spotlight the dumbest, […]

The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week

This is the sixth installment in our weekly fact-check series “The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week.” For last week’s article, see here. The other remaining articles are linked at the bottom of this page. For those of you who are seeing this for the first time, the idea behind the countdown is to spotlight the […]

Slate Writer Gets it Dangerously Wrong on Charles Ramsey and Racism

On Tuesday, Slate.com contributor Aisha Harris posted a story titled “The Troubling Viral Trend of the “Hilarious” Black Neighbor,” in which she described how she believes the internet picks on black people and turns them into unwitting internet celebrities. There are so many things wrong with this argument that it’s hard to even fathom how […]